Mineral Resources

Kaduna State is endowed with mineral resources spread across almost all its 23 LGAs. There are at least 85 mineral exploration licenses, 40 Quarry licenses, 15 Mining Leases and 3 Small Scale Mining Leases within the state.

Some of the Common Mineral Resources in Kaduna State are:

   Gemstones

 

 Gold

 

   Cassiterite

 

   Tantalite

  Wolframite

  Columbite

  Manganese

  Molybdenum

  Lithium

  Nickel

 

Granite